We understand that picking the right service provider or resources for things like childcare or home improvements can be time-consuming and overwhelming. Luckily, the MFAP offers a work-life solutions service that does the research for you and recommends the best service or resource for your needs.

Members typically call for referrals for the following resources and services:

  • Childcare (daycare, nannies, before/after school care)
  • Elder care (assisted living, nursing home, senior centres)
  • Pet care (pet sitting, insurance, grooming)
  • Health care (family doctors, fitness and nutrition, support groups)
  • Education (K-12 schools, tutors, universities and colleges, financial aid and scholarships)
  • Home improvement contractors (plumbers, electricians, etc.)
  • Relocation services (apartment hunting, buying/selling a home, moving companies)
  • Event planning (catering, décor, venues)
  • Shopping (cars, fitness equipment, apparel, groceries)


What you can expect

When you contact the MFAP, you will be connected to one of the work-life solutions resource specialists. The resource specialist will conduct research and provide you with a list of personalized recommendations over the phone for the services you’re looking for a few days after making contact. There’s no limit on the number of times you can use this service.

This service features:

  • Experienced resource specialists to assess each situation
  • Pre-screened referrals for child and elder care services
  • Personalized information, referrals and care recommendation packages